A bit of nostalgia

I love clothes that I can still remember the day I bought them. This dress is the best dress and I’ve had it for years. One summer I wore it so much my mother exclaimed, “Do you own any other clothes?!” But I just love it! I was with my bff Mindy, super hungover after St. Patty’s Day in St. Louis, and we were shopping in the Galleria at Urban Outfitters. I was feeling TERRIBLE and Mindy grabs this very dress and says, “You should try this on, it will look great on you.” I was doubtful, mainly because I felt like I was lacking the necessary skills to take off my clothes without getting dizzy. Kitties: the sky parted that day. When I put this dress on, my hangover vanished and I gaped in the mirror. The stripes! The cute open back (sorry, you can’t see it)! The little gold buttons! Even today, about 5 years later, I slipped it on and felt instantly better about every little thing there is.

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What do you start with when putting together an outfit? Usually I’m normal and start with the main piece, like this dress, but today I started with this belt. I’ve been on the hunt for thicker belts since I have so many skinny ones, and lo and behold this one I uncovered in my own belt drawer. Win win!

Outfit details: earrings :: Urban Outfitters (old) | best dress ever :: Urban Outfitters (SO old!) | gold cardigan :: Charlotte Russe (you guessed it: old as can be!) | belt :: thrifted | shoes :: Seychelles (sadly the plum color is gone) | clutch :: Vitae Design Collective 

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Favorites: Fall Accessories!

Whether you’re looking for the perfect autumn scarf, the cutest jackets around, or if you just desperately want a cupcake to adorn your head, you’ve stopped at the right place! Check out what we are loving this fall:

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1. Love this braided wrap for warmth or pure fashion.
Braided knit earwarmer :: Urban Outfitters

2. Why wouldn’t you wear a cupcake on your head?
Sweet Getup Hat :: Modcloth

3. LOVE a classic looking denim jacket.
Rapid City Blues Jacket :: Modcloth

4. Send out love vibes even on a rainy fall day.
I Heart Umbrella :: Modcloth

5. A tall brown boot is an absolute must for every fall wardrobe.
Miola Boots :: Aldo at Piperlime

6. This big ol’ infinity scarf looks so comfy!
Rainbow infinity scarf :: Lulu’s

7. Start stocking up on tights now! If you wanna get fancy grab cuties like these:
Falke Seam Rose Suspender Tights :: ASOS
And, really: check out ASOS for all your tights needs. They are killing it this season!

8. A perfectly hued accessory.
Orange envelope clutch :: Dorothy Perkins

9. Put a cat on it!
Skip to My Mew Scarf :: Modcloth

10. Nothing cuter to put your spare change and stray bobby pins in!
Embroidered coin purse :: Vivi Girls Shop

11. Throw this chic number on over your favorite summer dress.
Vila gold zip detail blazer :: ASOS

12. Just because it’s not hot out doesn’t mean you don’t need your sunnies!
In love sunglasses :: Urban Outfitters

13. This is the perfect shade of red, and that chevron detailing is so rad.
Metallic woven belt :: Go Jane

14. Perfect for in-between weather.
Plethora of Poise Cape :: Modcloth

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